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Saturday, September 23, 2017

The US has offered Russia the exchange: Crimea sanctions


For consideration by the US Congress introduced a document that specifies the conditions for the lifting of sanctions against Russia. In particular, the authors of the project propose to remove restrictions after Russia recognizes the Ukrainian Crimea.

For consideration by the U.S. congressmen was introduced the so-called “instrument for stability and democracy for Ukraine”, developed by the house members Eliot Engel of the Democratic party and Adam Kiesinger — from the Republican.

The authors suggested to establish clear requirements for the lifting of sanctions with Russia. Among them is the recognition of the sovereignty of Ukraine over Crimea, which after a referendum in 2014 to join the Russian Federation.

Also sanctions can be lifted if the situation with the Peninsula will be allowed “within certain international law procedures, and this decision will be recognized by the government of Ukraine.

The Engel and Kiesinger in this offer categorically reject any form of recognition of the Crimea, its airspace and the territorial waters of the Russian.

To the process of removing the restrictions began, the US President must submit to Congress a document confirming compliance with the conditions.

“Again and again we see that there are no barriers to disrespect Vladimir Putin world order, especially in the case of Ukraine”, — reads the statement of Kinzinger on the website of the U.S. Congress. According to him, it’s time for US to rise and to remind you that we will not tolerate Russian aggression.”

The document also envisages attracting private sources of investment in the Ukrainian economy.

Earlier, the Minister of Finance of the USA Jacob Lew has called the sanctions a powerful political weapon.

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